[per-uh-noo-klee-er, -nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-ler]
- situated near or occurring around the nucleus.
- pertaining to the narrow space between the inner and outer layers of the nuclear membrane.
Origin of perinuclear
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We cannot regard the perinuclear green granules, described by Neusser in the polynuclear cells, as pre-existing.Histology of the Blood
The protoplasmic rays still take their origin from the perinuclear protoplasm.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)
Francis Maitland Balfour